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Huobi founder looking to sell shares amid company downsizing

Huobi's founder Leon Li is reportedly looking to sell his stakes at Huobi as the exchange faces difficulties from banning China users.

2 JULY 2022

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Coinbase Reveals European Expansion Plan — Seeks Licenses in Spain, Italy, France, Netherlands

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has revealed its plan to expand in several European markets. The company is reportedly in the process of registering a crypto exchange in Spain, France, Italy, and the Netherlands.

1 JULY 2022

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After 8 years dumping billions of XRP, Jed McCaleb's stack runs out in weeks

Jed McCaleb, the former co-founder and CTO of Ripple Labs has mere weeks left until his XRP balance reaches zero.

30 JUNE 2022

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Canadian Regulator OSC Takes Action Against Crypto Trading Platforms Kucoin and Bybit

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has taken action against two cryptocurrency trading platforms. Kucoin is permanently banned from participating in Ontario’s capital markets. Bybit has promised to take steps to comply with regulations and register with the OSC.

24 JUNE 2022

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Telegram Launches Premium Tier Benefits Seeking to Monetize Platform

Popular messaging platform Telegram has announced it is launching a new premium tier of its services as it seeks to monetize a part of its userbase. Reaching more than 700 million active users monthly, the new tier answers to the need of these users for more bandwidth and storage capacity, according to Pavel Durov, CEO of the company.

22 JUNE 2022

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Chinese Digital Yuan Spending on the Rise Despite COVID-19-induced Slump

Digital yuan usage has grown x18 in the past 12 months in China – as the central bank-issued token continues to find new users.

22 JUNE 2022

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Recent volatility sees Bitcoin Stock-to-Flow model breached for the first time

Bitcoin breached the lower bound limit of the Stock-to-Flow model on June 18, calling into question the validity of the model.

20 JUNE 2022

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TA: Ethereum Recovers 6%, Why 100 SMA Is The Key For Upsides

Ethereum extended its decline and tested the $1,000 support against the US Dollar. ETH is recovering, but it must clear $1,280 to start a steady upward move.

16 JUNE 2022

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Over $1,300,000,000 in Crypto Liquidated in Last 24 Hours As Bitcoin Threatens To Breach $20,000

More than a billion dollars worth of crypto assets are being liquidated as Bitcoin (BTC) threatens to trade below $20,000 and print a low last seen in December 2020.

14 JUNE 2022

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Another Report Confirms That Criminal Behavior Keeps ‘Dropping as a Percentage of Overall Crypto Activity’

Global politicians’ claims that crypto is the criminal world’s currency of choice may be wide of the mark, another report reitarates.

14 JUNE 2022

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Unguided Bitcoin, Ethereum in Ropsten, Open PayPal, Litecoin Delisting, Friendly Senators and 20 Crypto Jokes

Another cryptoweek is behind us. Let’s recap! Bitcoin ended its record-long losing streak and BTC inflows grew while ethereum saw outflows, BTC’s historical performance is no guide for the future in 2022, Ethereum’s Ropsten testnet finally merged, while Vitalik Buterin asked the community what they disagree on with him, Justin Sun's Tron revealed more details about the USDD backing in a move to distance the stablecoin from UST, and BNB extended losses following new regulatory scrutiny and media investigation of Binance. Indian Terra investors braced for another blow after LUNA 2.0 airdrop under the new tax laws, the new LUNA fell almost 90% from its ATH, and some ApeCoin whales voted against the proposal to stay on Ethereum, but the (narrow) majority still voted to stay. While many dismissed the idea that Bitcoin Lightning Network could support DeFi apps and NFTs, the community said that a paper that claims Bitcoin's early success relied on centralization said ‘nothing new at all’. We also learned that blockchain gaming is the category within crypto that resisted the industry downturn the most.

11 JUNE 2022

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Report: Luxury Fashion Retailer Farfetch to Accept Crypto Assets for Payments

The British-Portuguese luxury fashion retailer Farfetch said it will accept crypto assets soon thanks to a partnership with the German crypto platform Lunu. Farfetch will accept seven different crypto assets including bitcoin, ethereum, and binance coin, and the feature will be rolled out to select clients and then expanded to the general public.

11 JUNE 2022

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Bitcoin long-term hodlers begin 'distribution' which preceded BTC price bottoms

The bearish BTC price targets keep mounting amid concerns over "distribution" of coins by long-term holders.

4 JUNE 2022

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Shiba Inu founder Ryoshi deletes posts, articles sparking FUD within the community

Project Lead Shytoshi Kusama takes over from Ryoshi saying Ryoshi's Vision will be fulfilled.

31 MAY 2022

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Cryptocurrency Is ‘Worthless,’ European Central Bank President Says

Christine Lagarde, president of the European Central Bank, has warned that cryptocurrencies are worthless and should be regulated.

22 MAY 2022

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Crypto Weekly Roundup: CEO Still Trusts BTC, Cloudflare Takes On New Challenge, Terra Starts Revival Plan, And More

The market is still reeling from the dramatic plunge of the UST stablecoin and the Terra ecosystem. In the meantime, different industry leaders have been chiming in with their take on the Bitcoin question after the premier crypto suffered significantly in the crash. Let’s find out more.

22 MAY 2022

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Coinbase Plays Web3 Card, BitMEX Launches Spot Trading in Race for New Customers and Revenues

Major crypto exchanges Coinbase and BitMEX are deploying new features to lure more customers, benefiting from users’ rising interest in direct and mobile Web3 access, and spot markets, among others.

17 MAY 2022

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Binance CEO Breaks Silence, Says Terra (LUNA) Should Have Handled the Collapse Differently

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao says he’s unhappy with the way Terra handled the collapse of its native crypto asset LUNA and its stablecoin TerraUSD (UST).

15 MAY 2022

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Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Starts Investing in Cryptocurrency — Finds Web3 Economics 'Interesting'

Eric Schmidt, a former Google CEO whose net worth is $22.8 billion, reveals that he has put “a little bit” of money into cryptocurrency. He added that he finds Web3’s economics “interesting,” noting that the platforms and the use patterns are interesting.

30 APRIL 2022

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Binance to drive crypto and blockchain awareness among Indian investors

Binance also highlighted that Indian regulators and policymakers cite the lack of education as an area of concern, hindering crypto’s widespread adoption in the region.

30 APRIL 2022

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